Early Data Models Drain Finances

Smith, Brad
April 2004
Wireless Week;4/15/2004, Vol. 10 Issue 9, p16
Trade Publication
Discusses reasons behind the business failure of stand-alone wireless data companies. Flawed business plans; Limited offering provided to the market; Retrenchment.


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